Conferences & Residencies Database

Looking to meet up with agents and editors? To join a supportive writing community? Or to find the perfect environment to fuel your writing practice? The Conferences & Residencies database includes details about over two hundred writing conferences, writers residencies, and literary festivals.

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Eventsort icon Arkansas Literary Festival
Festival
Little Rock, AR

The 12th annual Arkansas Literary Festival will be held from April 23 to April 26 at the Central Arkansas Library system’s Main Library and other venues in Little Rock. The...

Genre Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Free? Yes Event Date 4/23/15 Application Deadline Financial Aid Deadline
Eventsort icon Art Farm Writers Residency Program
Residency
Marquette, NE

Art Farm offers residencies of two weeks to five months from June 1 to November 1 to poets, fiction writers, and creative nonfiction writers on a working farm in Marquette,...

Genre Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Free? Yes Event Date 1/1/99 Application Deadline 3/1/15 Financial Aid Deadline
Eventsort icon Art Kibbutz Summer Residency
Art Kibbutz Summer Residency
Residency
New York City, NY

Art Kibbutz offers two-week to monthlong summer residencies from May 26 to September 10 in a former army officer’s mansion in Governor’s Island in New York City for poets, fiction...

Genre Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Free? No Event Date 1/1/99 Application Deadline 5/1/15 Financial Aid Deadline 5/1/15
Eventsort icon Art Workshop International
Art Workshop International
Conference
Assisi, Italy

The 35th annual Art Workshop International will be held from July 15 to August 4 at the Giotto Hotel in Assisi, Italy. The conference offers workshops in poetry, fiction, and...

Genre Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Free? No Event Date 7/15/15 Application Deadline 6/16/15 Financial Aid Deadline
Eventsort icon ART342
ART342
Residency
Fort Collins, CO

ART342 offered 6- and 14-week residencies from mid-May to mid-December to poets, fiction writers, and creative nonfiction writers alongside the foothills of the Rocky Mountains in Fort Collins, Colorado, approximately...

Genre Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Free? Yes Event Date 1/1/99 Application Deadline Financial Aid Deadline
Eventsort icon Arteles Creative Residency Program
Residency
Hämeenkyrö, Finland,

Arteles offers monthlong residences in October and November in Hämeenkyrö, Finland, for poets, fiction writers, and creative nonfiction writers. Residents will be provided with a private bedroom, workspace,...

Genre Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Free? No Event Date 1/1/99 Application Deadline 2/28/15 Financial Aid Deadline